The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank - 68 67
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.65% 1.21%
As % of the General category - 2.20% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £46,155 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +67.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.87%
Local Government
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
186 182 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.65% 29.50% 34.32%
Number of salaries quoted 160 167 187
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Local Government
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Merseyside region.

Local Government Salary Trend in Merseyside